Our Books A-Z

The following books are published by Areca Books:

 

IMG_4016-325x487Days Gone By: Growing Up in Penang by Christine Wu Ramsay (2007)

 

 

 

 

Giving Our Best: The Story of St George’s Girls’ School, Penang, 1885-2010 IMG_4056by Khoo Salma Nasution, Alison Hayes & Sehra Yeap Zimbulis (2010)

 

 

 

 

IMG_4020-325x487Hail, Penang! Being the Narrative of Comedies and Tragedies in a Tropical Outpost, Among Europeans, Chinese, Malays and Indians by George Bilainkin (2010)

 

 

 

 

IMG_4005Heritage Trees of Penang by Simon Gardner, Pindar Sidisunthorn and Lai Ee May (2011)

Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011’

 

 

Kearifan Tradisional Pulau Pinang_cover_16 Oct 2014 Kearifan Tradisional Pulau Pinang by Chin Yoon Khen (2014)

 

 

 

Living-Landscapes-978x4652Living Landscapes, Connected Communities: Culture, Environment and Change Across Asia by Justine Vaz & Narumol Aphinives (2014)

 

 

 

 

Living Pathways: Meditations on Sustainable Cultures and Cosmologies in Asia by M. Nadarajah (2014)

 

 

 

 

more than merchantMore Than Merchants: A History of the German-speaking Community in Penang 1800s-1940s by Khoo Salma Nasution (2006)

Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011’

 

 

 

FA-My-Days-in-the-Sun_Cover-978x465 (1)2My Days in the Sun by Mark Soo (2013)

 

 

 

 

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Penang Hill Funicular Railway – Remembering an engineering feat 1923-2010 by Ric Francis (2015)

 

 

 

 

 

Penang-Hokkien-dictionary-English-Hokkien-978x4652Penang Hokkien Dictionary (English-Hokkien) by Luc de Gijzel (2013)

 

 

 

 

Penang Postcard Collection: 1899-1930s by Khoo Salma Nasution & Malcolm Wade (2003)

 

 

 

 

Penang Through Gilded Doors by Julia de Bierre & James Bain Smith (2006)

 Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011’

 

 

 

Penang La Porte des Secrets by Julia de Bierre & James Bain Smith (2006)

Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011’

 

 

Penang Trams, Trolley Buses and Railways Screen shot 2013-02-14 at 4.37.44 PMby Ric Francis & Colin Ganley (2006)

Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2011’

 

 

 

                  

PTFP edited

Penang: The Fourth Presidency of India 1805-1830, Volume One: Ships, Men and Mansions

by Marcus Langdon (2013)

Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2013’

 

 

 

IMG_4061-325x487Perak Postcards 1890s-1940s by Abdur Razzaq Lubis, Malcolm Wade & Khoo Salma Nasution (2010)

 

 

 

 

Wu-Lien-Teh_CoverPlague Fighter: The autobiography of a modern Chinese physician by Wu Lien-Teh (2014)

 

 

 

 

Little India

Portraits of Penang: Little India by Ooi Cheng Ghee (2011)

Malaysian National Book Council’s ‘50 Best Malaysian Titles for 2013’

 

 

 

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   Redoubtable Reformer: The life and times of Cheah Cheang Lim

   by Francis Cooray & Khoo Salma Nasution

 

 

IMG_4037-325x487Road To Dawn: Filming in Penang by Goh Mai Loon & Khoo Salma Nasution (2007)

 

 

 

 

Rumah_CoverRumah: An Ode to the Malay House by Tenas Effendy (2014)

 

 

 

 


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Streets of George Town, An Illustrated Guide to Penang’s City Streets and Historic Attractions

by Khoo Salma Nasution (2012)

 

 

 

 

Sun Yat Sen in Penang sun yat sen english newby Khoo Salma Nasution (2008, 2010)

 

 

 

 

IMG_4034Sun Yat Sen in Penang (Traditional Chinese Version) by Khoo Salma Nasution (2008, 2010)

 

 

 

 

IMG_4032Sun Yat Sen In Penang (Simplified Chinese Version) by Khoo Salma Nasution (2008, 2010)

 

 

 

 

chinese in penangThe Chinese in Penang: A Pictorial History by Tan Kim Hong (2007)

 

 

 

 

The Chulia in Penang by Khoo Salma Nasution (2014)

 

 

 

 

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   The Penang House and the Straits Architect 1887-1941 

   by Jon Sun Hock Lim (2015)

 

 

 

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The Sara Saga by Manicasothy Saravanamuttu (2010)

 

 

 

 

Straits Shophouse George Town and Malacca

The Straits Shophouse: George Town & Malacca 

illustrated by Koh Shim Luen

 

 

 

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 The White Crocodile’s Tale: My Memoirs by J.M.B. Hughes (2014)

 

 

 

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Traditional Trades of Penang by Chin Yoon Khen

 

 

 

Tulila: Muzik Bujukan Mandailing by Edi Nasution (2007)